Comair is preferred bidder for Air Botswana

Johannesburg – Thursday 5 June 2008. Comair Limited, the operator of British Airways (domestic and regional) and kulula has this afternoon been announced as the preferred bidder for Air Botswana’s management contract.

Contract negotiations to secure the deal will begin soon between Comair and the government of Botswana for their flag carrier.

Says Gidon Novick, Comair’s joint CEO, “We’re absolutely delighted to have reached this stage of the negotiations. Comair has always been a successful airline with a 62-year record of profitability and will have much to offer Air Botswana should we be appointed.”